The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Sergeant R Head


Serjeant Robert HEAD, 265006, 7th Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, Flanders France, death presumed on or after, 21st March 1918, age 29.

Born Maidstone, Kent, son of Horace & Mary Ann Head.

1911 Census - Horace Head, head, age 58, married, builder & contractor, employer, born Kennington, Kent; Mary Ann Head, wife, age 60, married 36 years, 7 children, 4 still alive, born Great Chart, Kent; Robert Head, son, age 22, single, builders son working as carpenter & joiner, employee, born Maidstone, Kent; Harold Stanford, grandson, age 8, born Brooklyn, USA.

1913 March Quarter, Maidstone Registration District, married Edith Elizabeth Wood, of 39, Foley Street, Maidstone, Kent.

Children - Robert Head, born 1914, March Quarter, Maidstone Registration District; Betty Katherine Head, born 1918, March Quarter, Maidstone Registration District.

Enlisted  Maidstone, Kent.

Commemorated at Pozieres Memorial, Panel 58 and 59, France.

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